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The Daily Chop: Bullpen blowup, Deadline options, Davidson injury, and more

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The Braves could not hold a late lead against the Red Sox.

MLB: Boston Red Sox at Atlanta Braves Dale Zanine-USA TODAY Sports

The Atlanta bullpen was once again just atrocious on Wednesday. The club has a very clear weakness within the relief corps, which could potentially be addressed right away if a willing trade partner exists. The Braves are in desperate need of both left-handers and right-handers, despite an abundance of the former. Can Atlanta find a team that can provide relief help?

Braves News

DeJa BOO: Braves bullpen collapses for second straight night in 10-8 loss to Red Sox

The game once again featured plenty of fireworks, but not enough for Atlanta, despite scoring eight runs. Freddie Freeman helped with this homer.

3 areas Braves could upgrade by trade deadline

Gabriel Burns of the AJC looks at three positions and the potential targets that might become available at the Trade Deadline.

Davidson (forearm strain) avoids TJ surgery

This is great news for Davidson and for the already-thin Braves.

Braves recall Kyle Muller, place Tucker Davidson on 10-day injured list

Kyle Muller replaced Davidson on the roster and even made his way into the game on Wednesday, but was deployed in an oddly difficult spot. Hopefully his next appearance will be lower leverage.

MLB News

‘Frustrating’: deGrom exits with sore shoulder

Baseball is better with Jacob deGrom on the mound, mowing down everyone.

MVP ‘an impossible choice’: Vlad vs. Ohtani

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